Susan E. Neidlinger
BAINBRIDGE—Susan Elizabeth Neidlinger (“Moma”), 60, of Bainbridge, New York passed away on Saturday July 1, 2023 in Cooperstown.
Susan was born in Sidney, New York to Earl and Paula Neidlinger on July 9, 1962. She went to high school at Bainbridge Guilford High and graduated in 1980. She went on to additional education in accounting and computer skills. She retired from New York State Police Troop C after 28 years.
Susan enjoyed arts and crafts and gained notoriety as “The Stamp Lady” and “Domino Lady.” As a colorist, she received worldwide accolades from numerous artists as well as multiple prizes, awards, and honors for her coloring.
Susan is survived by her son, Hunter Earl Neidlinger; partner and soul mate Trudy Peterson and her family and special friends, Sandie and Pamela Charles; and her sister and brother in-law, Cathy and Bill Monahan and family (Bothell, Washington).
She is preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Paula Neidlinger; her grandparents, Otto and Beatrice Neidlinger; favorite uncles Fred, Doug, and Otto Neidlinger and their families; and extra special “Grandma See.”
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a favorite volunteer ambulance service.
The family wishes to extend their gratitude to: Brother Dan; Dr. Susan Jackson; Dr. Thomas Van Gorder; Dr. Vivek Kandanati; and lifelong friend Norma Alcott, as well as dear friend Pat DuMond.
As per Susan’s request, there will be no calling hours or funeral service and a private celebration of life will be held at a later date.